Helen Louise Davis Henderson, 83, 306 Elder St., of the James City community, died Saturday, April 13, 2013, at CarolinaEast Medical Center.
She served as an usher and choir member at Jones Chapel AME Zion.
Funeral will be 4 p.m. Sunday at Jones Chapel AME Zion Church with the Rev. David Simmons officiating.
Burial will follow in the Meadows Cemetery.
She is survived by two sons, Dexter Henderson of New Bern and Peter Darnell Henderson of Havelock; four daughters, Velma Henderson Mitchell of Ernul, and Connie Henderson Davis, Lillie Mae Henderson and Francis Elaine Henderson, all of New Bern; one brother, Caswell Davis Jr. of San Antonio, Texas; 20 grandchildren; and 34 great-grandchildren; and seven great-great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends at the residence of Lillie Mae Henderson, 409 Plum St.
Viewing will be 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at Oscar’s Mortuary, New Bern.